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An October 2006 trip to Aix-en-Provence by sschwartz3455

Quote: Mistraou - restaurant in Aix-en-Provence. Although the other reviewer raved about this restaurant, and we went on their recommendation this was a definite disappointment for many reasons.



We went on recommendation on the Internet - a big mistake! The duck (recommended with the lavender honey) was fatty and mediocre, my husband's veal was the "worst veal" he had ever had. He said the best bite he took (and didn't eat more than 1/4 - pushed the rest away) was like cardboard, the rest was worse. The salads/starters on the other hand were nice and large, Salad nicoise and the parma ham/melon were very good, lots of food so the expectation for the plat was that it also would be good. Unless you are just going to have a starter and perhaps dessert, don't go, and bypass the veal at all costs. The duck, not worth it. Maybe something else on the menu would be better. ...Read More

Member Rating 1 out of 5 on October 6, 2006

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